Our Skipper, Tim Weber, has a long history in the Scouts and on the water.
In his youth, he was a Cub Scout, a 1st Class Boy Scout, and an Eagle Patrol Leader. He started boating at the age of 6 and was at the helm of his Father’s boat by age 8.
As an adult, he has been involved in Scouting for 35 years as a Tiger Cub Den Leader, a Den Leader, a Webelos Den Leader, an Assistant Cubmaster, a Troop Committee Member, a Venturing Crew Advisor, and is currently a Sea Scout Skipper for both Alpha and Bravo crews of Ship 717 and was formerly the Vice Commodore for Central Region Area 6.
As a Scouting Adult Leader, he has earned many awards including:
- Service to Boys
- Meritorious Service
- District Award of Merit
- Sea Scout Leader’s Training Award
- Skipper’s Key
- Silver Beaver Award
- William D. Boyce New Unit Organizer Award
- Sea Badge
- Sea Badge Staff
- Christopher Gist Award
He is an involved member with the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary, being the former Flotilla 5-5 for three years. He is also the Executive Secretary for America’s Boating Club Division 24 Cincinnati, and a 20 year member of the Rocky Fork Sailing Club.